Chusma Records signs new psychedelic cumbia dub band Cumbia Cosmonauts from Australia!
The Cumbia Cosmonauts are producers Saca La Mois DJ!! and Soup, known for their energetic live shows featuring guest percussionists plus visuals by Phaic VJ, making each performance a unique sonic adventure featuring lasers, synthesizers, surf guitar, Mexican style MCing and plenty of Afro-Colombianpercussion. The music mix is a firework, explosive ghetto bass music meet psychedelic dub and cumbia rhythms.
At the forefront of the growing global phenomena of Digital Cumbia and the club sound of Tropical Bass, the Cumbia Cosmonauts supported Gotan Project, Thievery Corporation and DJ Krush on their recent Australian tours, and regularly play the summer festival circuit. On the back of their 500% Cumbia promotional mixtape the Cumbia Cosmonauts toured Europe in Summer 2010, performing several festivals and club gigs with the likes of Chicha Libre, Munchi and Makossa&Megablast. In 2011 the debut EP Vostok-1 (Scattermusic) was released.
The new EP «Tribal Amazonico» will be released on Chusma Records summer 2012 and it´s a powerfull preview of the debut album «Tropical Bass Station» to be released autumn 2012 on Chusma Records.